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J.B. Lee

Full Name: John Benion Lee
Other surnames: Binion
Date of death: March 29, 1918

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 30 Jan 9, 1917 - Mar 29, 1918 35th   Democrat Quitman / Wood   Rains, Wood

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • Resolutions passed relating to longtime illness. House Journal.
  • 36th Legislature, R.S., 1/16/1919, p. 59. Lee died "a few days after the adjournment" of 35th 4th C.S. (adjourned 3/27/1918). Resolutions - Memorial.

Other Resources

  • Texas Death Index, 1903-2000 record for John Benion Lee, died 3/29/1918 in Travis County, TX. Ancestry.com.
  • John B. Lee, birth date 5/8/1863, death date 3/29/1918 (5/29/1918 on headstone), burial at Clover Hill Cemetery in Quitman, Wood County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. J.B. Lee, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

35th R.S. - 1917
Appropriations Subcommittee on the Orphan Home  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Constitutional Amendments  
Judicial Districts  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Vice Chair) 
Senatorial Districts  

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